preston guild 2012

Opinion: Call that a parade? A view on the Guild Trades procession from the other side of the Pond

guild trades procession Visiting Preston for the 2012 Guild in the summer, I was surprised by the difference between parades in the States – my now home – compared to my hometown of […]

10 years ago
Guild Mayor Makes Time Capsule Appeal

The Guild Mayor, Councillor Carl Crompton, unveiled the design of the Preston Guild Time Capsule at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery, on 31 December 2012. The special ceremony, and […]

10 years ago
Looking back at Preston Guild 2012: The Trade Procession in photos

We are almost at the end of the Preston Guild year of 2012. It will be another long 20 years before we see anything like it again. The Guild in […]

10 years ago
Official Record of the 2012 Preston Guild to go on sale in April

guild court An official book detailing the events of the 2012 Preston Guild is due to go on sale. Just 250 copies of the Official Record will be printed with 50 copies […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement SoundBytes Un-Convention: Creative Lancashire’s Preston Guild 2012 Presentation

SoundBytes Un-Convention in Preston 24 November 2012 SoundBytes and Un-Convention in Preston partnered to bring a very special event to the city. Following on from 2011 the event invited artists, […]

10 years ago
Council shuts Preston Town Hall for two days to cope with Guild celebrations

All council workers are set to be diverted from normal duties to help ensure the smooth running of the Guild. The Town Hall will be closed to the public on […]

10 years ago
Nick Park returning to Preston for special Guild conversation session

nick park One of Preston’s most famous sons will return to the city for a special event at the Guild. Wallace and Gromit creator Nick Park is due to be in the […]

10 years ago
Competition: Win tickets to G-Fest Festival

maverick sabre It’s set to be one of the highlights of the Guild festival and we’ve got tickets to giveaway to G-Fest Festival. Taking place in Avenham Park on Saturday 8 September […]

10 years ago
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